Definition of grin like a Cheshire cat in English:

grin like a Cheshire cat

phrase

  • Have a broad fixed smile on one's face.

    • ‘I grinned like a Cheshire cat as I opened the hut door and started down the steps inside.’
    • ‘Beth looked up to see Charlie grinning like a Cheshire cat.’
    • ‘Perfect, now I just had to stop grinning like a Cheshire cat.’
    • ‘Connor was grinning like a Cheshire cat when I'd finished.’
    • ‘She turned towards Mark who was grinning like a Cheshire cat.’
    • ‘Is he trying not to smile but inside grinning like a Cheshire cat?’
    • ‘I looked up to see her grinning like a Cheshire cat.’
    • ‘I could sense that she was probably grinning like a Cheshire cat.’
    • ‘How was I supposed to be seductive and persuasive when I was grinning like a Cheshire cat?’
    • ‘He walks into the kitchen, grinning like a Cheshire cat.’
    grin, smile, dimple, grin like a cheshire cat, twinkle, smirk, laugh
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